Sergej Milinkovic-Savic came off the bench to score and help for Lazio as they came back from a aim down to beat Rennes two-1 at the Stadio Olimpico in the Europa League.

In will need of some inspiration, Simone Inzaghi brought the Serbian on early in the second half and inside 10 minutes he had equalised for Lazio, right after Jeremy Morel had place the French side ahead.

Not content material with a aim, Milinkovic-Savic then floated in a excellent cross for Ciro Immobile to head dwelling the eventual winner with 15 minutes left to play.

As a outcome, Lazio are now trailing Celtic by 1 point in Group E, with the Scottish champions defeating Cluj two- in Glasgow.

Neither side could style any actual possibilities in the opening 45 minutes, but right after the break. Mbaye Niang fed Eduardo Camavinga who flashed a shot just wide.

That proved to be a warning for the Biancocelesti when a Clement Grenier freekick from deep, swung towards the back post discovered Morel unmarked and he nodded dwelling the opener.

The introduction of substitutes Luis Alberto and Milinkovic-Savic worked wonders for Lazio as the former fed the latter in the box and he drilled the equaliser previous the goalkeeper.

Ciro Immobile place Lazio ahead with his very first actual possibility of the game, as he got on the finish of a Milinkovic-Savic cross to head into the major left corner.

Rennes had 1 final chance with a freekick on the edge of the penalty location, but Grenier hit it into the wall and Thomas Strakosha quickly gathered.